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Yesterday, Jan. 6, 2015, 67 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $228.16 to $2,641,920.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Gevo (GEVO) - FREE Research Report

Willis Mike, who is Cfo at Gevo, sold 713 shares at $0.32 on Jan. 6, 2015. Following this transaction, the Cfo owned 115,547 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.61% with the 713-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $0.31, down $0.01, or 3.23% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Gevo go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 181,484
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 22,646
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 181,484
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 42,360
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 181,484
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 95,678

The average volume for Gevo has been 818,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Gevo has a market cap of $34.9 million and is part of the basic materials sector and chemicals industry. Shares are up 6.25% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Gevo, Inc., a renewable chemicals and biofuels company, focuses primarily on the production and sale of isobutanol and related products from renewable feedstocks. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Gevo a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Gevo as a sell. Among the areas we feel are negative, one of the most important has been a generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself. Get the full Gevo Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Spectrum Brands Holdings (SPB) - FREE Research Report

Harbinger Group Inc., who is 10% Owner at Spectrum Brands Holdings, bought 24,087 shares at $95.68 on Jan. 6, 2015. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 31.2 million shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 0.08% with the 24,087-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $94.57, down $1.11, or 1.17% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Spectrum Brands Holdings go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 42,497
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,500
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 210,604
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 101,648
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 214,604
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 192,253

The average volume for Spectrum Brands Holdings has been 322,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Spectrum Brands Holdings has a market cap of $5.0 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are down 2.68% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Spectrum Brands Holdings, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a consumer products company worldwide. The company operates through Global Batteries & Appliances, Global Pet Supplies, Home and Garden Business, and Hardware & Home Improvement segments. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.28%. The company has a P/E ratio of 23.3. Currently, there are 5 analysts who rate Spectrum Brands Holdings a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Spectrum Brands Holdings as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally high debt management risk by most measures that we evaluated. Get the full Spectrum Brands Holdings Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Village Super Market (VLGEA) - FREE Research Report

Estate of Perry Sumas, who is 10% Owner at Village Super Market, sold 3,363 shares at $26.85 on Jan. 6, 2015. Following this transaction, the 10% Owner owned 1.1 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.29% with the 3,363-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $27.69, up $0.84, or 3.02% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Village Super Market go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 33,672
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 85,156
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 175,818

The average volume for Village Super Market has been 18,600 shares per day over the past 30 days. Village Super Market has a market cap of $260.2 million and is part of the services sector and retail industry. Shares are up 0.55% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Village Super Market, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates a chain of supermarkets in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.73%. The company has a P/E ratio of 22.7. Currently, there are no analysts who rate Village Super Market a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Village Super Market as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, compelling growth in net income and reasonable valuation levels. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself and poor profit margins. Get the full Village Super Market Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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